Government and Policy

China's CPC members exceed 80 million

Updated: 2011-06-24 10:48
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BEIJING - The number of Communist Party of China (CPC) members has exceeded 80 million, a senior CPC official said Friday.

The CPC had 80.269 million members by the end of last year, Wang Qinfeng, deputy head of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee, said at a press conference.

The CPC is the world's largest political party and will mark its 90th founding anniversary on July 1.